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    Title: Aggregate cost of falls from Elevations in Roofing
    Type: Text Slide

    • Among insured roofers for the three most recent years available (policy years 2005-2007) in NCCI states, there were reports of 1,511 "fall or slip injuries" from elevations
    • The incurred (expected) claims costs of "falls from elevation" by insured roofers in NCCI states averaged approximately $54 million per year.
    • Over the three years, medical care comprised approximately 2/3 of the workers' compensation benefits
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